cru·​do | \ ˈkrü-(ˌ)dō How to pronounce crudo (audio) \
plural crudos

Definition of crudo

: a dish of sliced, seasoned, uncooked seafood often served with a sauce

Examples of crudo in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And don’t miss a visit from Viviani’s pal, chef Rocco DiSpirito, who teaches us how to make a fish crudo that’s great for the summer. Arlene Borenstein-zuluaga,, 27 May 2021 It’s halibut crudo with ajo blanco sauce and a confit of green tomato. oregonlive, 21 May 2021 In addition to oysters, ceviche, and crudo, find short ribs, sausage, and steaks on the new menu., 20 May 2021 Smaller offerings include bara chirashi ($68), cubes of seasonal fish over rice; tuna crudo with black olive-miso sauce ($25); and a futomaki roll ($36), with layers of seafood, omelet and pickled vegetables. Janelle Bitker, San Francisco Chronicle, 26 Apr. 2021 The former will serve up everything from Peking duck sandwiches to hot chicken katsu, while the latter will feature oysters from all over the world, toasts and carpaccio tartare crudo. Matt Villano, CNN, 14 Apr. 2021 The four-course prix-fixe menu features choices of tuna crudo, ricotta ravioli, scallops, leg of lamb, vegetable shepherd’s pie and carrot cake. San Diego Union-Tribune, 26 Mar. 2021 The six-course menu is $145 and includes beef ribs, farm legume, snapper crudo made from chermoula, radish, pickled rose and apple, and tuna ventresca, which is inspired by the Tunisian sandwich fricassee. Shacamree Gowdy, Chron, 24 Mar. 2021 The normally Italian Modena is serving an appetizer special of tuna crudo with Sakura shoyu, black cherry miso and cherry blossom gelee along with the cocktail Fiore di Kyoto with Suntory Toki whisky, black cherry miso and nigori Junmai sake. Laurie Werner, Forbes, 16 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of crudo

2000, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for crudo

Italian, raw, from Latin crudus

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4 Jun 2021

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“Crudo.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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